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Louis Armstrong

Louis Daniel Armstrong, nicknamed "Satchmo", "Satch", and "Pops", was an American trumpeter, composer, vocalist, and actor who was among the most influential figures in jazz. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz. In 2017, he was inducted into the Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame... Read More

BornLouis Daniel Armstrong
August 4, 1901
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
DiedJuly 6, 1971 (aged 69)
Corona, Queens, New York City, U.S.
Other names"Satchmo", "Satch", "Pops", "Louie"
OccupationMusician, composer, singer
GenresDixieland, jazz, swing, traditional pop
InstrumentsVocals, trumpet
Years active1919–1971
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